WI 15th Inf Co E. Residence: Portland, Monroe County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 21. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 12 Nov 1861 at Monroe. Mustered 10 Dec 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Sick; became unfit for service and was discharged from the service at Mississippi River Island No. 10 on account of disability on 19 Jun 1862, by order of General Henry W Halleck. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-7; red book vol 20 p72) (TAR) (Buslett p474) (Ager p303) “Erickson, Lewis”